Athletic sports other than races, such as throwing and jumping events. Compare with track events.
More example sentences
- They participated in a range of track events from 100m to 1500m along with field events from long jump to shot put.
- In addition to this the students performed a number of field events including long jump, standing high jump and basketball throw.
- We are very strong here in Sligo on the track, but quite weak in some field events such as pole vault, high jump and hammer.
Definition of field events in:
- The US English dictionary